Form Tutor - Mr Mitiwe
Year 9 are studying travel writing, texts that inform and persuasive language this term. They are continuing to build essay writing skills and are working on more complex grammar and punctuation.
In maths we will study number, algebra, measurements, geometry, data handling, mental aritmetic and problem solving.
In year 9, we are currently studying Biology. We are investigating the process of photosynthesis in green plants, analysing
habitat adaptation of both plants and animals, nutrition in both plants and animals and ecosystems.
In Geography we are currently working on a fascinating unit on International Development; looking at why some countries need support and how this works. In History we will be studying Victorian Globalisation.
RE is a study of Rights and Equality.
We welcome Mr Milanzi who is teaching further composition skills with the class. Art looks at portraiture, with particular emphasis on self portraits including Rembrandt and Frida Kahlo.
PE this term is swimming on Monday, with Tennis on Wednesdays until half term, then building hockey skills.
Computing will look into e-safety and then using Microsoft Excel to support data handling and manipulation.